Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 46: Jon Cronshaw

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Jon Cronshaw

Episode 46, release date Monday 16th January, 2017

Jon Cronshaw is an author and the host of the Short Science Fiction Review podcast.

He is a former newspaper reporter and feature writer.

Jon plans to release three post-apocalyptic thrillers in rapid succession in early 2017.

To get properly warmed up for this feat, he’s been taking part in the Ray Bradbury challenge.

Episode 46, release date Monday 16th January 2017

Find Out More:

Jon's blog: https://joncronshaw.com/

Follow Jon on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JLCronshaw

Jon's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/joncronshawauthor/

Jon's Short Science Fiction Review podcast: https://twitter.com/ShortSFReview

Talking points:

InstaFreebie: https://www.paulteague.com/IF [My affiliate link]

MailChimp: https://www.paulteague.com/mailchimp-ar [My affiliate link]

Kindle Scout: https://kindlescout.amazon.com/

Ray Bradbury Challenge: https://raybradburychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

The Ultimate Guide for Becoming an Idea Machine by James Altucher: https://www.jamesaltucher.com/2014/05/the-ultimate-guide-for-becoming-an-idea-machine/

ZoomText software: https://www.zoomtext.com/products/zoomtext-magnifierreader/

ProWritingAid: https://self-publishing-journeys.com/PRA [My affiliate link]

KickStarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/

CreateSpace: https://www.createspace.com/

Ingram Spark: https://www.ingramspark.com/

ACX (for audiobook production): https://www.acx.com/

BNIB library: https://www.rniblibrary.com/

AudioBookBoom for promoting audiobooks: https://audiobookboom.com/authors [Keep asking Amazon for new .co.uk and .com free promo codes]

Amazon withholding tax – useful article at  https://meritaking.com/2012/09/13/navigating-the-usa-tax-nightmare-for-uk-authors/

Jon's cover designer: https://yocladesigns.com/

Jon's recommended writing resources

The Creative Writer's Toolbelt: https://www.andrewjchamberlain.com/podcast

Writing Excuses podcast: https://www.writingexcuses.com/

The Story Grid Podcast: https://storygrid.simplecast.fm/

Self-Publishing Formula Podcast: https://www.selfpublishingformula.com/

Sell More Books Show: https://sellmorebooksshow.com/

Science Fiction & Fantasy Marketing Podcast: https://www.marketingsff.com/

Save The Cat! https://www.savethecat.com/

Lynne Truss: https://www.lynnetruss.com/index.asp

Stephen King's On Writing (useful summary): https://www.openculture.com/2014/03/stephen-kings-top-20-rules-for-writers.html

Bryan Cohen's Best Page Forward book blurb service: https://www.bestpageforward.net/blurbs/

Create Your Own eBook Cover

Recommended Event - The 7th Self-Publishing Conference (27th April, 2019

The Self Publishing Conference

This Week’s Self-Publishing News

The Alliance of Independent Authors news update: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/self-publishing-news-in-praise-of-print/

Coming up on Self-Publishing Journeys ...

Monday 1st October Clare Sager [Take 2] Tips for a First-Time Book Launch - find out more here.

Monday 8th October Linzi Drew-Honey [Take 2] - 2nd Time Erotic Fiction Book Launch here.

Monday 15th October Nathan Burrows - First Time Author Writing Thrillers based in East Anglia here.

Monday 22nd October Jonathan de Montfort - first-time author and creator of De Montfort Literature here.

Monday 29th October Jon Evans - Space Marine author who co-writes with his brother here.

Monday 5th November Julie Stock - indie author of contemporary romance from around the world here.

Monday 12th November Shaun Stevens - self-published fantasy author here.

Monday 19th November Tim Lewis [Take 2] - moving from fiction to non-fiction and how to set up a great non-fiction launch here.

Monday 26th November Clare Lydon [Take 2] - creating a major breakthrough as a writer of lesbian fiction here.

Monday 3rd December Alissa Grosso - writing YA and non-fiction here.

From Monday 3rd December, interview episodes revert to monthly.

Recommended for listing on Google Play and distributing books to China ...

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